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Turn the pocket right side out through the opening in the upper edge seam; press. Slipstitch the opening closed.


Pin the pocket to the garment along the placement lines indicated on the pattern, matching the symbols or wherever you want. Use one of the following methods to secure the pocket along the sides and lower edges, reinforcing the upper edges with stitching, if desired:


Leave the upper edge of the pocket plain or finish it in one of the following ways: Reinforced upper edge


Edgestitch only


Topstitch only

Edgestitch and topstitch

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